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Forum: Americas 12-13-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 377
Posted By wakked1
We're staying in the Marigny actually for 3...

We're staying in the Marigny actually for 3 nights before we hit the road so I think we'll be ready to get moving by then. Either Pensacola or Destin sound good maybe it'll depend on how we're doing...
Forum: Americas 12-12-2014, 09:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 377
Posted By wakked1
Not sure of exact waypoints yet but I figure we'd...

Not sure of exact waypoints yet but I figure we'd keep it equal-distant, so one stop near either Mobile or Pensacola, and a second maybe somewhere near Tallahassee.

Lizzard323, thanks re the...
Forum: Americas 12-12-2014, 12:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,668
Posted By wakked1
Freak out, find a new job ASAP, keep working hard...

Freak out, find a new job ASAP, keep working hard until your heart attack / broken hip, then tell all your buddies at the retirement home about all the awesome adventures you always planned to have.
Forum: Americas 12-12-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 377
Posted By wakked1
Thanks! Looks like a sweet coastal route. Any...

Thanks! Looks like a sweet coastal route. Any suggestions on places to stay? We'll have two nights, figure I'd play it by ear mostly since its not really peak tourist season, but wouldn't want to...
Forum: Americas 12-11-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 377
Posted By wakked1
3 day trip: New Orleans to St Augustine

Hey all,

Going 2-up in a week (Tue - Thu) from New Orleans to Jacksonville / St Augustine. Renting an R1200RT in NO.

Trying to figure out a good route that lets us see some of the "deep south"...
Forum: Vendors 12-11-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 630
Posted By wakked1
Hey all, Just a shout-out that we're still...

Hey all,

Just a shout-out that we're still out there, kicking butt and taking.. uh.. photos.

A bit busy with house projects the last few months, but just picked up a (practically new)...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-12-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5,013
Views: 478,855
Posted By wakked1
Great ride, thanks for the invite! I added a few...

Great ride, thanks for the invite! I added a few pics to the RR
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-12-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,277
Posted By wakked1
Great ride, really enjoyed the day! Thanks for...

Great ride, really enjoyed the day! Thanks for organizing. Here are a few pics:

Overlook on hw1
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/11/12/42e26be0279fea20899dc1bba7d247dc.jpg

Garcia River ...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-04-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5,013
Views: 478,855
Posted By wakked1
Tempting! Wife and I just rented a GSW and rode...

Tempting! Wife and I just rented a GSW and rode up to Mendo and back 2-up from SF. Didn't love the GSW honestly, even with ESA it felt undersprung yet harsh over big bumps, at least compared to my...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-20-2013, 12:02 PM
Replies: 5,013
Views: 478,855
Posted By wakked1
Nice pics! Welcome! Also check out...

Nice pics! Welcome! Also check out http://www.bayarearidersforum.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=112, there's a small core of pretty active riders there.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-19-2013, 10:44 AM
Replies: 3,023
Views: 493,187
Posted By wakked1
Hey Dusty, is this map posted somewhere? I'd...

Hey Dusty, is this map posted somewhere? I'd love to check it out. Also, for what year?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-01-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,752
Posted By wakked1
I just clean my chain occasionally (couple times...

I just clean my chain occasionally (couple times a year) with WD40. Bought a few quarts of the stuff and a squirt bottle so its cheap. 15K on the chain and no problems, never have to adjust it.
...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-23-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,980
Posted By wakked1
The rear tank is higher than the main tanks...

The rear tank is higher than the main tanks right, so it should still drain first? Don't have one obviously but just curious.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-19-2013, 01:59 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 26,513
Posted By wakked1
Hey Scott, thanks for the info. I'm about to...

Hey Scott, thanks for the info. I'm about to replace my TKC80/Scorp A/T combo with TKC80/K60 (or maybe Mefo SE). Curious if you notice any difference in grip on-road between those two patterns.
...
Forum: Vendors 09-08-2013, 11:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 630
Posted By wakked1
Major update!

Hey all, we just release a major update! You can now import photos from your photo album, hide individual stories from your online list of stories and share to Pinterest, along with a bunch of...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-06-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 3,023
Views: 493,187
Posted By wakked1
Make all changes (and save) before you "download"...

Make all changes (and save) before you "download" the map.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-29-2013, 01:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,412
Posted By wakked1
Thanks! Dutch Crunch, toasted for extra points. ...

Thanks! Dutch Crunch, toasted for extra points. In the background, white, also likely toasted. :D
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-27-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,412
Posted By wakked1
Glad I went, though the ash and smoke on the ride...

Glad I went, though the ash and smoke on the ride up hw88 gave me second thoughts. Second day in particular the ride east of Minden was beautiful and mostly dirt! The 50/50 ride the first day was...
Forum: Vendors 08-22-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 630
Posted By wakked1
Hey, thanks for the feedback. That's really...

Hey, thanks for the feedback. That's really strange, I just tried again and it worked for me. Can you tell me something about your setup (what browser version you are using, any addons, etc)?
Forum: Vendors 08-21-2013, 01:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 630
Posted By wakked1
LoFi Foto: new iPhone app for capturing and sharing your rides and projects

Hey all,

After taking lots of photos on various trips, and rarely having the time to organize, document and upload them later... I now have thousands of pics sitting on various hard drives.

So...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-19-2013, 12:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,117
Posted By wakked1
I had a battery die after two years. After...

I had a battery die after two years. After replacing with a new stock one, I noticed smoke coming from the battery box. Turns out one of the battery cables had frayed and shorted out, killing the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-18-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 405
Posted By wakked1
Wink 5 year birthday party

After owning her for 5 years (and really only one big trip, to Jasper / Banff), I figured it was time for some shiny stuff, esp since I plan to do some rallies in the next few months. Haven't done...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-18-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,461
Posted By wakked1
That really sucks, I'll keep an eye out. Any...

That really sucks, I'll keep an eye out. Any unique features? Look around nearby, like Santa Cruz. Half the time its just a joyride that doesn't get very far. Also post on BARF?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-16-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,329
Posted By wakked1
A blue KTM? That's just confusing.

A blue KTM? That's just confusing.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-03-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,705
Posted By wakked1
Hmm, everyone seems to have missed the...

Hmm, everyone seems to have missed the temperature reference. The hotter it gets the less dense the air, so the higher the fuel/air ratio gets. If it runs fine in cold temps but rough in hot, it...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-04-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,639,483
Posted By wakked1
Its for your own benefit.. it'll take them at...

Its for your own benefit.. it'll take them at least a year or two to fix the major inevitable bugs. :bash
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-19-2011, 06:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,711
Posted By wakked1
Good & quick update: the bike was found, tho...

Good & quick update: the bike was found, tho towed and little worse for wear. It was located not far from where it had been stolen.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-16-2011, 10:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,711
Posted By wakked1
No news, yet. :(

No news, yet. :(
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-13-2011, 09:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,711
Posted By wakked1
Stolen: Red TDM 850 in San Francisco

Posting for a friend. Not sure if this is the best forum, but these are unusual bikes and I figured some members would notice a bike like this. There are very few of these out there so if you see a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-09-2011, 09:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,366
Posted By wakked1
The KTM is tall but no worse than anything else...

The KTM is tall but no worse than anything else I've ridden of a similar size. Key is to stay loose and let the bike do its thing; bike should lean over into the wind then counter-correct itself. ...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-26-2011, 12:41 AM
Replies: 3,023
Views: 493,187
Posted By wakked1
One interesting thing to note between the 06 Akra...

One interesting thing to note between the 06 Akra map (KM601AK0603D01Map.hex) and the 07 Akra map (KM601AK0704501Map.hex) is that the 06 has O2 sensors enabled while the 07 has them disabled. ...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-15-2011, 03:46 PM
Replies: 3,023
Views: 493,187
Posted By wakked1
Welcome! For the stalling issue, check out:...

Welcome! For the stalling issue, check out: http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=485693

My advice to you: given the crap fuel mileage and stalling, I suspect your valves are out of...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-31-2011, 10:00 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 13,663
Posted By wakked1
So I'm curious why popping on decel is considered...

So I'm curious why popping on decel is considered a sign of running lean... in modern bikes the ECU apparently cuts off fuel on closed throttle, so the F/A map shouldn't matter. From my experience...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-26-2011, 11:59 PM
Replies: 3,023
Views: 493,187
Posted By wakked1
Ah cool, thanks!

Ah cool, thanks!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-26-2011, 07:50 PM
Replies: 3,023
Views: 493,187
Posted By wakked1
So does anyone know where you could get the cable...

So does anyone know where you could get the cable from in the US? I'm even willing to build one but so far I've wasted lots of time trying to scrounge up the random parts, with no two pieces...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-06-2010, 10:59 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,982
Posted By wakked1
First-gen FZ1 can be a lot of fun for around that...

First-gen FZ1 can be a lot of fun for around that price point. Dead reliable, some come with nice suspension updates.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-25-2010, 01:50 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,014
Posted By wakked1
Under ideal conditions you can always threshold...

Under ideal conditions you can always threshold brake in less distance than engaging ABS. True for cars and bikes. The problem is that "ideal" requires ideal perception on the part of the rider,...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-12-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 836
Posted By wakked1
Hmm, yeah that had occurred to me. I guess if...

Hmm, yeah that had occurred to me. I guess if the valves weren't closing completely then it might cause some running issues. It terms of adjusting the shims they already did that so I guess its a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-10-2010, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 836
Posted By wakked1
Valves - all loose?

So I was having the "stalling while downshifting at higher RPMs" problem (detailed thread here (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=485693%29)), and having tried everything else we...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-10-2010, 12:54 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,776
Posted By wakked1
Its been a while but after my bike spent many...

Its been a while but after my bike spent many (many) weeks in the shop (on a dyno), we apparently got it running right again. They had gone through everything possible, the only thing left to try...
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